Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 57 117
Rank change year-on-year -1 +60 -70
Permanent jobs citing Retail 92 107 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.28% 4.54% 2.21%
As % of the General category 15.51% 13.34% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 89 101 59
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £33,250 £25,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £90,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 593 802 1,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.58% 34.01% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 439 570 857
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,850 £28,725 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,200 £80,000 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Reading.

Salary trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 34 (36.96%) Linux
2 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (31.52%) Java
4 26 (28.26%) Relational Database
5 22 (23.91%) Customer Requirements
5 22 (23.91%) MySQL
5 22 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (22.83%) Java 8
7 20 (21.74%) Analytics
7 20 (21.74%) Finance
7 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 19 (20.65%) Maven
9 18 (19.57%) Spring
9 18 (19.57%) Spring Boot
10 16 (17.39%) SQL
10 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 16 (17.39%) QA
11 15 (16.30%) Artificial Intelligence
11 15 (16.30%) Business Analysis
11 15 (16.30%) Python
12 14 (15.22%) Legal
13 13 (14.13%) Degree
14 12 (13.04%) Presales
15 11 (11.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 11 (11.96%) Cognitive Analytics
15 11 (11.96%) Robotics
15 11 (11.96%) Banking
15 11 (11.96%) Tandem
15 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
15 11 (11.96%) XML

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.43%) Apache
2 4 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.26%) CMS
4 2 (2.17%) IIS
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) NetSuite
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.09%) SAP GTS
2 1 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.09%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.43%) GitHub
3 5 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.43%) SaaS
4 4 (4.35%) PaaS
5 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.17%) IaaS
5 2 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) Office 365
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.26%) DNS
2 3 (3.26%) Network Security
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (2.17%) DHCP
3 2 (2.17%) NAS
3 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.17%) SAN
3 2 (2.17%) Sourcefire
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.17%) Wireless
4 1 (1.09%) BGP
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.09%) IPsec
4 1 (1.09%) OSPF
4 1 (1.09%) VLAN
4 1 (1.09%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.26%) Relational Database
2 22 (23.91%) MySQL
2 22 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.61%) Big Data
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.43%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.43%) Lumira
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.43%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (5.43%) Snowflake Schema
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.65%) Maven
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Legal
3 11 (11.96%) Banking
4 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.52%) Marketing
5 3 (3.26%) Advertising
6 2 (2.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.09%) Games
7 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Java Engineer
2 17 (18.48%) Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Senior Java Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Architect
4 8 (8.70%) Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Junior
5 7 (7.61%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Junior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Junior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) Spring
1 18 (19.57%) Spring Boot
2 11 (11.96%) XML
3 7 (7.61%) Kafka
4 6 (6.52%) HTML
5 5 (5.43%) CSS
6 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.35%) HTML5
6 4 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (4.35%) NumPy
6 4 (4.35%) Pandas
6 4 (4.35%) scikit-learn
6 4 (4.35%) SciPy
6 4 (4.35%) TensorFlow
7 3 (3.26%) CSS3
7 3 (3.26%) React
7 3 (3.26%) RESTful
7 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.26%) Vue.js
8 2 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Robotics
1 11 (11.96%) Tandem
2 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) FMCG
4 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Clustering
7 2 (2.17%) EPoS
7 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.09%) Fintech
8 1 (1.09%) iPhone
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.09%) NHS
8 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Linux
2 6 (6.52%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.17%) CentOS
4 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.91%) Customer Requirements
3 20 (21.74%) Analytics
4 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 15 (16.30%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (16.30%) Business Analysis
6 12 (13.04%) Presales
7 11 (11.96%) Cognitive Analytics
7 11 (11.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 10 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (10.87%) Project Management
8 10 (10.87%) Robotic Process Automation
9 9 (9.78%) DevOps
9 9 (9.78%) SDLC
10 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.70%) Defensive Programming
10 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.70%) ERP
10 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.52%) Java
2 21 (22.83%) Java 8
3 16 (17.39%) SQL
4 15 (16.30%) Python
5 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.43%) C
6 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.26%) C++
7 3 (3.26%) Go
7 3 (3.26%) Groovy
8 2 (2.17%) C#
8 2 (2.17%) Perl
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
9 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Master's Degree
3 3 (3.26%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.17%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.17%) MCITP
4 2 (2.17%) MCSA
4 2 (2.17%) MCSE
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) RHCE
4 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.09%) ACCA
5 1 (1.09%) CCIE
5 1 (1.09%) CIMA
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.26%) COBIT
3 3 (3.26%) GDPR
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) Docker
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.17%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.17%) vCloud
3 2 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.09%) QRadar
3 1 (1.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Automation Anywhere
2 9 (9.78%) UiPath
3 8 (8.70%) Blue Prism
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle
4 7 (7.61%) SAP
5 5 (5.43%) Cisco
5 5 (5.43%) Google
5 5 (5.43%) Juniper
5 5 (5.43%) Tableau
6 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.26%) Avaya
7 3 (3.26%) F5
7 3 (3.26%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.26%) VMware
8 2 (2.17%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.17%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.17%) Zscaler